Toy Story/Requiem for a Dream mashup trailer vid

Another genius film-trailer remix: Requiem for a Dream meets Toy Story 2. This one is also amazingly well-put-together (though less frightening than yesterday's Scary Mary Mary Poppins mash). Link (Thanks, Melisslissliss!)

Update: Ryan sez, "That music playing in the Toy Story 2/Requiem Trailer is a remix of a song from independent Canadian artist, Lament for the hard drive Hard disk-drive search

Where are our petabyte drives? Brian Hayes takes us through the reasons storage is “stuck” in the low terabytes. The tl;dr is that we got such exceptional capacity growth in the late 90s and early 00s we don’t need much more right now, so the focus since then has been on SSDs, networking, interfaces, etc, […]


Squarespace staffer claims exec told them "you’re so black, you blend into the chair"


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How would we get rid of every single mosquito?


In this episode of the Flash Forward podcast we travel to a future where humans have decided to eradicate the most dangerous animal on the planet: mosquitos. How would we do it? Is it even possible? And what are the consequences? Flash Forward: RSS | iTunes | Twitter | Facebook | Web | Patreon We […]


Get the thinnest battery case ever made for the iPhone for over 50% off


Almost everyone has their smartphone in a case of one kind or another. Beyond simple protection, finding a case that can charge your phone on its own, but doesn’t feel like it’s also adding a couple pounds to the phone’s weight is the tricky part.  Billed as the world’s thinnest battery case, the ThinCharge iPhone […]


Save 93% on complete access to online training leader Stone River Academy

You never know when new projects, ideas or opportunities can drop into your lap at a moment’s notice.  That may require you to learn a new programming language like Python. Or maybe you need a primer on 3D game development. Or you might realize you could use a serious brush-up on iOS mobile creation.Point is, […]


Pay What You Want for the Spring 2016 Mac Bundle

Isn’t it about time to stretch what your Mac can do?  I mean, you’ve got plenty of great programs now…but don’t you think you could use some new tools to get your creative, analytical and organizational juices really flowing?  It’s spring, so we cleaned up a whole bunch of super-cool apps lying around and packaged […]